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Brian MoehlerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2010 MLB Years: 1996-2010
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PositionsP-461Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrian Merritt Moehler
Height6-3Weight235BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 31,1971 [46.142]PlaceRockingham,North Carolina
High SchoolRichmond (Rockingham,NC)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina-Greensboro (Greensboro,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 6th round (165th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]Service Time12.010 (2009)
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1996 [24.266]
OrganizationsDET [10] HOU [5] MIA [2] ATL [1] CIN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID690Retrosheet IDmoehb001MLBAM ID119215
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (33.08%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (20.73%) -- Cutter (18.69%) -- Changeup (17.94%) -- Curveball (9.56%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 85.79
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1999
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts17Walks74Hittable31SO/BB53vsPower31Hitting6Durability51Team.472Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1993Niagara Falls RapidsNYPLA-det-ST21653.2212111000058.2513321327388001.337.820.464.145.831.41.545-
1994Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST2212123.01262515200164.21536655365928301.328.360.163.555.031.42.500-
1995Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-ST238104.82282710010162.0176948714528915001.409.760.782.884.931.71.444-
1996Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-ST241563.48282801000173.0186806795012011201.369.660.472.606.232.40.714-
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST24014.35220000010.0111051821001.849.580.876.971.740.25.0006.37
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST2511124.67313102100175.019897912261973051.4810.161.133.134.981.59.4784.76
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST2614133.90333304300221.02201039630561234021.258.951.222.285.002.20.5194.58
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST2710165.04323202200196.022911611022591064071.4710.501.012.704.861.80.3854.52
2000West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet-ST28014.2611000006.05331140000.957.111.421.425.684.00.000-
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST281294.50292902000178.0222998920401032121.4711.221.012.025.212.58.5714.15
2001Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST29024.35220000010.012652262001.3510.451.741.745.233.00.000-
2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST29003.3811000008.06330120000.886.75--1.132.252.00-2.92
2002Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST30112.92220000012.010942172000.897.301.460.735.117.00.500-
2002Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST30214.88440000024.02815133370001.2910.501.131.132.632.33.667-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0324.21660000036.038241754142001.169.411.240.993.473.50.6004.31
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet38ST30112.29330000019.2175532130000.977.781.370.925.956.50.5003.93
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin38ST30246.021091000043.0613429811180011.6612.671.662.283.741.64.3335.36
2003New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-ST31004.5011000002.03110030001.5013.50----13.500.00--
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36ST31007.90330000013.22212124650002.0514.492.633.953.290.83-7.42
2004Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST32394.17202000000108.01135850827572001.309.420.672.254.752.11.250-
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo36S/R336124.553725120040158.019882801642951001.5211.250.912.395.402.26.3333.93
2006Gulf Coast MarlinsGCLRkflo-ST34013.6011000005.08220040001.6014.40----7.200.00.000-
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo38S/R347116.57292180020122.016495891938582101.6612.101.402.804.281.53.3895.16
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36Rel35144.07420420029159.2672927817361001.4110.111.212.565.432.12.2004.63
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38ST361184.56312650000150.016679762036823041.359.961.202.164.922.28.5794.57
2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-ST370014.4011000005.011880020002.2019.80----3.600.00--
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-ST37002.2511000004.03210300001.506.75--6.75--0.00--
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0009.0022000009.0141090320001.8914.00--3.002.000.67-3.65
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38ST378125.47292901000154.2187101942151914041.5410.881.222.975.301.78.4004.75
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-ST38000.0011000003.01000010000.333.00----3.000.00--
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38S/R38144.9220812005056.2663231526280111.6210.480.794.134.451.08.2004.67
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter841074.81332252801164011563.01834897837199454859253261.4610.531.142.614.931.89.4401.47
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter47483.8612812536210736.07603773174523143048501.349.260.552.815.241.86.495-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter234.15990000043.047242058172001.279.761.041.663.532.13.400-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26254.25777611010448.24862402123112926828201.379.750.622.595.382.08.510-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13133.00282715200176.116375595669910301.298.290.253.365.031.50.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.2611000006.05331140000.957.111.421.425.684.00.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653.2212111000058.2513321327388001.337.820.464.145.831.41.545-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.6011000005.08220040001.6014.40----7.200.00.000-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter48524.44131131010600807.090343339998227446141161.4010.051.092.534.961.96.480-
Houston Astros Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter21284.97125665910341432.2508253240581362428191.4810.521.202.825.011.78.429-
Florida Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13235.436646200060280.036217716935801533101.5811.621.122.574.911.91.361-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246.021091000043.0613429811180011.6612.671.662.283.741.64.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12154.814735122160220.025712611728641214041.4610.531.142.614.931.89.4441.47
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14143.86383712100220.022611294136912814101.349.260.552.815.241.86.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet38p2523000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet38p2624100000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet38p2711000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.36150.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet38p2824000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin38p301014000000001401000.000.067.000.0670016.000.000.071.0476.2525.004.000.000.000.00
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36p3134000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2004Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p322025130001003814000.120.241.120.3613033.176.000.120.1919.0924.242.670.000.000.00
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo36p3337401310030011515000.075.119.100.2194147.120.025.050.1062.1331.9115.000.000.0033.33
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo38p3431311200020011517000.065.121.065.1862040.125.000.032.0982.5037.5015.000.000.000.00
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36p35405010000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.000.1790.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38p3630441110000042702000.023.104.045.1492150.059.022.114.0858.0054.006.750.000.00100.00
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-p3710000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38p3728420100000011813001.024.068.024.0921047.042.000.024.0532.1338.3018.000.000.000.00
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38p381810010000000300000.100.100.100.2001010.143.000.000.0890.0030.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter20420249200500993318001.045.098.054.152112232.083.009.054.0003.8840.0910.330.000.0022.22
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2125130001003815000.120.241.120.3613034.176.000.120.0008.8223.532.670.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2025130001003814000.120.241.120.3613033.176.000.120.0009.0924.242.670.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1191051410000055315001.038.090.048.13851116.077.010.057.0004.3145.6910.600.000.0025.00
Florida Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter687125100500230212000.070.120.085.2056187.122.015.042.0002.3034.4815.000.000.0020.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1014000000001401000.000.067.000.0670016.000.000.071.0006.2525.004.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter712100000001600000.000.077.000.0770013.000.000.083.0007.6946.156.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216037200400774214001.045.098.054.15292184.083.009.054.0003.8840.0910.330.000.0022.22
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621938230008002362839000.120.241.120.361230262.176.000.120.0008.8223.532.670.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Niagara Falls Rapids NYPLA-det21P12--810212018.9001.50------12100.015.4
1994Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det22P27--1219-131311.0001.15------26103.820.6
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet23P28--1924114443.9771.54------28100.019.4
1996Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet24P28--1724234341.9531.46------28100.020.3
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P2-10-11-21.5000.500.10-----2100.01.2
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P31-1751623124039.9751.260.22-----31100.019.1
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P33-2211135114746.9791.390.21-----33100.020.4
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P32-1961831-249491.0001.530.25-----32100.019.9
2000West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet28P1---3--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P29-1781330-543431.0001.480.24-----29100.017.9
2001Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P1-8-2--221.0002.000.25-----1100.00.6
2002Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det30P2--412-75.7142.50------2100.01.4
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet30P4---3--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30P10-43412--16161.0001.600.37-----10100.06.2
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P3-19-1--111.0000.330.05-----3100.01.9
2003New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou31P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.8
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31P3313-5--551.0001.670.38-----3100.01.9
2004Greenville Braves SouAAatl32P20--719--26261.0001.30------20100.014.4
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo33P37251582126124847.9791.270.30-----37100.022.8
2006Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo34P1---------------1100.01.9
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo34P2921122818112726.9630.900.21-----3193.517.9
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35P42-6087-315151.0000.360.25-----42100.025.9
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36P312615014101-2524.9600.770.16-----31100.019.3
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou37P1---------------1100.00.7
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou37P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37P29291541320143433.9711.140.21-----29100.017.9
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou38P1---------------1100.00.7
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou38P2085663-1991.0000.450.16-----20100.012.3
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P3321121563132224721363356.9811.070.23-----3320.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P9--241-76.8570.67------90.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P77--436734113110.9731.43------770.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P29--1620213836.9471.24------290.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--810212018.9001.50------120.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Niagara Falls Rapids NYPLA-det2112----------
1994Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det2227----------
1995Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2328----------
1996Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2428----------
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet242----------
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet2531----------
1998Detroit TigersALMLBdet2633----------
1999Detroit TigersALMLBdet2732----------
2000West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet281----------
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet2829----------
2001Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet292----------
2001Detroit TigersALMLBdet291----------
2002Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det302----------
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet304----------
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3010----------
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet303----------
2003New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou311----------
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou313----------
2004Greenville Braves SouAAatl3220----------
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo3337----------
2006Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo341----------
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo3429----------
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3542----------
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3631----------
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou371----------
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou371----------
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3729----------
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou381----------
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3820----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34036.61541000016.1211612449001.5511.572.202.204.962.258.82.000
2007Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB35204.15642000021.22714102514301.5111.220.832.085.822.805.821.000
2008Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB36104.4110010002116.118881013001.129.920.550.007.1604.411.000
2009Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB37000.00000000038.02600300000.686.160.710.000.0000.00.000
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB38115.11523000012.120107243201.9814.591.462.922.190.757.30.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs443.182610160021104.71124837121339501.199.631.031.123.353.004.13.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3523010000000001000.333.333.333.666104.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3733000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3851000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs118020000000301000.250.250.250.500209.400.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos41Scout1629765.599--1John FarrellWon World Series (Cardinals)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1996Double-A All-Star (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-09-01InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2010-07-17InjuredDisabled -- Strained Right Groin 
2009-05-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-04-14InjuredDisabled -- Sprained right knee 
2008-08-29ContractSigned by Astros (1-year extension) 
2008-01-29ContractSigned by Astros to minor league contract 
2007-01-19ContractSigned by Astros to minor league contract 
2006-07-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-02InjuredDisabled -- sprained right big toe  
2005-12-07ContractSigned by Marlins 
2004-12-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-02-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-06-28InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2003-04-25InjuredDisabled -- mild tendinitis of the flexor tendon in his right elbow 
2003-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
2002-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-08-28InjuredDisabled -- weak right shoulder 
2002-07-23TradeTraded by Tigers with Matt Boone and Cash to Reds for Jorge Cordova, Noochie Varner and David Espinosa. 
1993-06-05Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24109,000-78638-957,870109,000109,000
1997Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25150,000-76630-1,182,177150,000259,000
1998Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26240,000-58223361,276,192170,000499,000
1999Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27466,666-47317481,454,491200,000965,666
2000Detroit TigersTeam Payroll281,816,667-2791270++1,394,248200,0002,782,333
2001Detroit TigersTeam Payroll292,416,667-2581172++1,897,758200,0005,199,000
2002Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll302,400,000-274870++2,011,045200,0007,599,000
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll302,400,000-274770++2,011,045200,0007,599,000
2003Houston AstrosTeam Payroll31500,000-47518412,163,527300,0008,099,000
2005Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll33400,000-53322412,189,055300,0008,499,000
2006Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll341,500,000-3412582,365,072327,0009,999,000
2007Houston AstrosTeam Payroll35500,000-49721382,459,737380,00010,499,000
2008Houston AstrosTeam Payroll36500,000-49122462,696,252390,00010,999,000
2009Houston AstrosTeam Payroll372,300,00012.0130210632,746,792400,00013,299,000
2010Houston AstrosTeam Payroll383,000,000-2681070++2,812,412400,00016,299,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red